In commemoration of the 70th birthday celebration of Hon. Wasiu Ayo Odeyemi, an esteemed APC chieftain and former Lagos Lawmaker and Commissioner of the Lagos State Civil Service Commission, heartfelt birthday wishes poured in from distinguished individuals, paying tribute to his remarkable character and outstanding contributions to the Epe Division of Lagos State.
Leading the chorus of well-wishers is Rt. Hon. Adeyemi Ikuforiji, Speaker Emeritus of the Lagos State House of Assembly, who expressed his admiration for the celebrated figure known affectionately as “Wastab.”
In a statement shared on Kakalistiq Media’s Facebook page, Rt. Hon. Adeyemi Ikuforiji described Hon. Wasiu Ayo Odeyemi as a unique personality, embodying the qualities of a patriot, a veteran grassroots politician, and an honest and diligent representative of the people.
According to Rt. Hon. Adeyemi Ikuforiji, Hon. Wasiu Ayo Odeyemi’s unwavering commitment to the betterment of his community is evident in his straightforward and principled approach.
Known for his clear stance on matters, he possesses a rare trait of honesty, both in business and politics. Rt. Hon.
Adeyemi Ikuforiji commended Hon. Wasiu Ayo Odeyemi for his distinguished service and expressed gratitude for his unwavering support, noting that determining where he stands on any issue requires no consultation with oracles.
As the birthday celebration unfolds, Rt. Hon. Adeyemi Ikuforiji extends his warmest wishes to Hon. Wasiu Ayo Odeyemi, affectionately referring to him as “Baba Wastab.”
He concludes by expressing his hopes for many more years of good health and prosperity for the revered APC chieftain, highlighting the enduring impact he has made within the Epe Division and beyond.
“Wow! Three Scores and Ten! Happy Birthday to a most wonderful and illustrious son of the Epe Division of Lagos State. Hon Wasiu Ayo Odeyemi fondly called and addressed as Wastab is a unique personality in our surrounding. He has distinguished himself as a patriot, a veteran grassroots politician, a great representative of the people, honest, diligent, and straightforward. He is either for you or against you. And you need not consult any oracle to know where he stands. He’s honest in business and politics – a rare trait. Baba Wastab, I wish you many more years in good health and prosperity,” the statement read.
The Platinum Jubilee celebration of Hon. Wasiu Ayo Odeyemi serves as a testament to his remarkable contributions, and the heartfelt comments from Rt. Hon. Adeyemi Ikuforiji and other well-wishers echo the profound admiration and respect held for this illustrious figure.